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Creator Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title Design for an Illustration for Walter Scott's "Lady of the Lake", Loch Achray
Date ca. 1832
Medium Watercolor, graphite, and pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper, mounted on thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 11 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches (28.6 x 21.6 cm) Mount: 14 x 10 7/8 inches (35.6 x 27.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/
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Lettering
Inscribed in pen and brown ink upper center: "Lady of the Lake | vol"; in pen and brown ink lower center: "Trossaes | from | Loch Achray"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1986.29.240
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1666788
Subject Terms cattle | deer | design | illustration | lady | lake | landscape | literary theme | mountains | trees
Publications

Andrew Wilton, The life and work of J.M.W. Turner, Academy Editions, London, 1979, p. 429, No. 1085, NJ18 T85 +W577 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

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